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The National Center for PTSD celebrates 25 years of leadership in research and education

Acting Executive Director, Department of Veterans Affairs’ National Center for PTSD On Aug. 29, the Department of Veterans Affairs’ National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) celebrates its 25th anniversary. For the past 25 years, the Center has been the leader in research and education helping those who are living with PTSD. The anniversary comes as organizations across the country recognize the importance of mental health this September during Suicide Prevention Month.

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VA Releases New Version of the GI Bill® Comparison Tool as Students Return to School

Last February, I introduced VA’s GI Bill® Comparison Tool as a new resource Veterans and their beneficiaries could use to find information online about the Post-9/11 GI Bill. The public response went beyond our expectations. Since launch the tool has …

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Vietnam War 50th Anniversary: NJ’s Huey Helicopter Plaza Inspires Personal Messages

The Huey helicopter is the iconic symbol of the Vietnam War, and family and friends recognize the Huey Plaza as an ideal venue to preserve the memory of their loved ones,” said NJVVMF’s Executive Director Bill Linderman. “Many visitors, including thousands of school children from across New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania, will visit the exhibit and read the messages, educating future generations on the sacrifices made by our Vietnam Veterans.

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VA tools help Vets, Servicemembers transition

Senior Employment Advisor, Veterans Benefits Administration Office of Economic Opportunity

VA works to help Veterans and Servicemembers find jobs, transition to civilian life.

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Work Hard and Love: A Multi-Generational Reflection on Service, GI Bill

Program Analyst, Social Media Administrator, Veterans Benefits Administration

Jeremy Adkins followed in his Grandpa Joe’s footsteps for service and school.

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All-American Veterans Center at Fayetteville Technical Community College – a best practice for Vets

President, Fayetteville Technical Community College

FTCC focuses on Veterans, and recently opened its All American Veterans Center

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Entrepreneur Program Focuses on Veterans

Entrepreneur and the Director of Patriot Boot Camp

Tech “bootcamp” to focus on helping Veterans and their families reach their entrepreneurial potential

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Veteran Achievement in Higher Education: How Data Tells the Story

Since the Post-9/11 GI Bill went into effect in 2009, VA has paid more than $38.9 billion in tuition and benefits to 1.16 million Veterans, Servicemembers and their families; and to the universities, colleges and trade schools they attend. Last …

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Veterans In Higher Education: America’s Smart Investment

President, CEO, Student Veterans of America; Army Veteran

Read about how Student Veterans of America is helping Veterans achieve their educational goals.

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2014 Tillman Military Scholars Application Now Open

Ten years ago this April, I lost my husband Pat while he was serving with the 75th Ranger Regiment in Afghanistan. During his life, Pat never stopped learning, leading and living the ideals he believed in. He was a soldier, …

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